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Ashanti Police Declare Zero-tolerance For 'macho' Violence

Monday, September 26, 2016 The Ashanti Region Police says it will not entertain any form of violence before or during the elections especially from muscled men popularly referred to as macho-men. The Regional Command has since declared a zero-tolerance for violence perpetrated by these muscled men. quot;To build your b ...

Ghana Gas justifies dismissal of 13 workers, withholding salary of 42 others

Monday, September 26, 2016 The Ghana National Gas Company (GNGC) says it did not err in dismissing 13 workers and withholding the August salary of 42 others after they violated company rules and engaged in an illegal strike. Head of communications at the company, Alfred Ogbamey, says the action of the workers contravenes t ...

Kenya Hosts Case IH Commercial And Operator Training [PHOTOS]

Monday, September 26, 2016 The push for productivity in countries across Africa is generating an increasing demand for agricultural equipment and training on mechanised farming and machinery operation. To meet this growing requirement across African markets, Case IH held a theoretical and practical training course for more ...

Victim Of Microfinance Scam Commits Suicide In K’si

Monday, September 26, 2016 A 38-year-old man has reportedly committed suicide at Aprabong, suburb of Kumasi after he became a victim of microfinance scam, StarFMonline.com has learnt. The yet-to-be named victim reportedly invested his church 8217;s money into the Noble Dream Microfinance with the hope of gaining some inte ...

Woman Dies From Snake Bite While Attending To Nature’s Call

Monday, September 26, 2016 A 44-year-old woman died at Kparekpare in the Krachi East District of the Volta region on Friday after a snake bite. Eyii, as she was only referred to, was attending to nature 8217;s call in a nearby bush when the snake bit her private part, according to her husband, Aziagome Akuvi. The decea ...

Group Slams Mahama For Delaying Passage Of RTI Bill

Monday, September 26, 2016 The Right to Information (RTI) Coalition, has expressed disappointment in President John Mahama's leadership for failing to ensure the passage of the right to information legislation in the country. According to the Coalition, President Mahama has not demonstrated strong commitment to the passag ...

Bring Your Campaigns To Us – Prison Inmates Urge Politicians

Monday, September 26, 2016 Inmates of the Navrongo Prison in the Upper East Region, have called on politicians to visit and educate them on their manifestos to enable them to make informed electoral choices. The inmates made the call when the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) visited them to educate them on po ...

Voltic appoints new Public Affairs Head

Monday, September 26, 2016 Voltic (GH) Limited, has announced the appointment of Mrs. Joyce Mateko Ahiadorme to the position of Country Sustainability and Community Affairs Manager. Consequently, she will take over responsibility for all corporate affairs activities within Voltic and will be the company rsquo;s public affa ...

Young Online Marketing Developer Receives 5000 As Winner Of The Maiden Gracefields Apprenticeship Mentorship Reality Program

Monday, September 26, 2016 The maiden Gracefields apprenticeship mentorship reality show spearheaded by the Gracefields Chapel came to a close over the weekend. The program which aimed to groom and fund budding business ideas was championed by the Gold Club, an offshoot of the Gracefields Chapel which consists of business ...

Doreen Andoh donates to Assin Kotobabi School

Monday, September 26, 2016 Host of Joy FM 39;s Cosmopolitan Mix Doreen Andoh has donated a box of books to Assin Kotobabi School in the Central Region. The books which included encyclopedia, dictionaries, English Text Books and story books were donated as part of her Book farm Project which is geared towards supporting un ...

Atta Akyea cries over closure of Kyebi water treatment plant

Monday, September 26, 2016 The Member of Parliament for the Abuakwa South constituency in the Eastern Region, Samuel Atta Akyea, has expressed concern over the closure of the Kyebi Water Treatment Plant following the pollution of the Birim River. According to him, the closure of the plant is beginning to take a t ...

Nsukwao flood victims yet to receive relief items

Monday, September 26, 2016 Residents of Nsukwao, a suburb of Koforidua in the Eastern Region are yet to receive relief items 24-hours after torrential rains submerged homes and destroyed their properties. Almost the entire community was flooded on Sunday after a 30-minute downpour which reportedly killed one person. [PH ...

President Mahama takes SDG advocacy to Paris

Monday, September 26, 2016 Story by Ghana Myjoyonline.com ...
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